Patient and Physician Groups: Oxygen Patient Needs Not Addressed in CMS's Final Rule
(November 2, 2018) - WASHINGTON, D.C.
A group of patient and physician groups react to the final rule on Durable Medical Equipment (DME) and its application to supplemental oxygen:
While our organizations appreciate that members of Congress and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recognize the numerous problems associated with patient access to oxygen in general and liquid oxygen systems, we believe that CMS’s decision today will not ultimately solve the problems facing patients who require supplemental oxygen. More link to https://www.lung.org/about-us/media/press-releases/patient-and-physician-groups-cms.html.